Peopling of the Americas (Times Two)

May 23, 2008
Just when you thought everything was starting to make sense — new genetic research on the peopling of the Americas throws us a curve. There has been plenty of research...
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It’s All About the Seaweed: New Theories on the Peopling of the Americas

May 09, 2008
One of the most exciting aspects of archaeology is how new research can alter previously held notions about prehistoric events. One of the most hotly debated of these events is...
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Whose Y to Use? Paternal Ancestry for Ladies

May 07, 2008
Editor’s Note: This post does not reflect our current product offering. 23andMe’s ancestry product looks at the autosomes (chromosomes 1-22), the sex chromosomes (XY), and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). For more...
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Giving the Gift of a Virtual Gene

May 02, 2008
Ever since the social media site Facebook allowed users to develop third-party applications, there has been an explosion of various quizzes, icons, and virtual gifts that users can add to...
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